Development Studies

Journal Rankings
TQCC Average citations Median citations H4-Index Number of Papers Impact Factor
(The citation data are based on CrossRef. The ranking can be re-used under a CC0-license.)
(Using publications from roughly 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01)
Rank Journal Average citations
1 World Development12.780
2 Sustainable Development12.283
3 Long Range Planning11.943
4 Habitat International9.687
5 Information Technology for Development7.895
6 Cambridge Journal of Regions Economy and Society6.905
7 Journal of Peasant Studies6.390
8 Journal of Environmental Planning and Management5.794
9 Climate and Development5.769
10 Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning5.751
11 Entrepreneurship and Regional Development5.648
12 Growth and Change5.282
13 African Development Review-Revue Africaine de Developpement5.088
14 European Journal of Development Research4.950
15 Development and Change4.583
16 Journal of Economic Policy Reform4.208
17 Housing Policy Debate4.195
18 World Bank Economic Review4.135
19 Journal of Environment & Development3.608
20 Social Policy & Administration3.600
21 Development Southern Africa3.597
22 Studies in Comparative International Development3.590
23 Third World Quarterly3.340
24 Canadian Journal of Development Studies-Revue Canadienne d'Etudes du Developpement3.294
25 Economic Development and Cultural Change3.073
26 Society & Natural Resources3.043
27 Review of Development Economics3.041
28 Journal of Development Studies2.908
29 Development Policy Review2.672
30 Journal of Human Development and Capabilities2.648
31 Journal of Agrarian Change2.583
32 Public Administration and Development2.345
33 International Development Planning Review2.264
34 Journal of International Development1.987
35 Economic Development Quarterly1.746
36 Journal of Development Effectiveness1.620
37 Progress in Development Studies1.447
38 Community Development Journal1.423
39 Journal of South Asian Development1.231
40 Developing Economies0.831
41 IDS Bulletin-Institute of Development Studies0.784